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Tataku Vave

$$ - $$$Seafood, ,
Caleta Hanga Piko s / n, Easter Island, Chile
+56 32 255 1544
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ceviche” (65 reviews)
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Seafood, Polynesian, Chilean, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Caleta Hanga Piko s / n, Easter Island, Chile
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1 - 10 of 212 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Down by the smaller port, facing the ocean, it's a place worth visiting for the view alone! Went there twice, lunch and sunset. The food is excellent, moderately priced compared to location with similar view. Staff is a tad uncooperative and doesn't really put in...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed August 12, 2018

We were told that this place was one of the best on the island, and it did not disappoint. I had the tuna blackened with sesame and pepper. The serving was large, and it was sooooo good, but I just could not finish it. The...More

1  Thank Lipadad
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a lunch of kanakana with camote and shrimps that were really delicious! We finish our lunch having a repairing nap in their very comfy lounge chairs. And extra perk!

1  Thank Andrea_Cordova
Reviewed July 12, 2018

the ambience, the location, the food, the service, everything was excellent. i would always go back to this restaurant

Thank Graciela R
Reviewed June 3, 2018

We had a few days on Easter Island and wewre told that the Tatku Vave was excellent. It was very popular as it was only on our last evening that we got a reservation. It waqs worth the wait

Thank michaelwS8398SC
Reviewed April 15, 2018

The good: Unbeatable location for a sunset dinner in Hanga Roa OK (6 out of 10) seafood meal (grilled tuna with vegetables) The bad: Touristy Snotty, sloppy and lack-luster service Despite the elaborate menu, only tuna was available thatt evening Given other options in Hanga...More

Thank seashorekoa
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

An absolute gem of a restaurant a little out of town (and fortunately closer to our cabanas), but only about a 20 minute walk from town. Set just meters from the crashing waves, it is the perfect setting to have dinner while watching the beautiful...More

Thank Maresa G
Reviewed April 4, 2018

My wife and myself got there after a recommendation of our host. We ordered Ceviche and grilled tuna; both dishes were looking perfect and tasty. The ceviche was served in a big shell, I will never get a better raw tuna. The grilled tuna in...More

Thank MichaelSchindl
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

The ceviche here is absolutely divine. Got the ceviche Rapa Nui. It’s fresh and absolutely amazing. It was my best meal on the island. It is expensive like everything else on the island but worth it. The lemonade is absolutely delicious as well. The location...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed March 13, 2018

Wonderful location and great seafood. A gorgeous sunset from the terrace - tasty ceviche, octopus, tuna and banana cake! Just a short taxi ride away from from town. Fabulous.

Thank BeccyS
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caleta Hanga Piko s / n, Easter Island, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Easter Island
  • Phone Number: +56 32 255 1544
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